Please wait while page loads.

Woollahra Libraries Catalogue

PageMenu- Main Menu-
Page content

Catalogue Display

Angela's ashes

Catalogue Information
Field name Details
Title Angela's ashes [videorecording].
Publisher/Date Australia : Universal Pictures [distributor], c2003.
Australia : Distributed by ViaVision Entertainment, ©2019.
Pagination etc. 1 DVD-video (145 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Contents note Catalogued from container.
ViaVision Entertainment : VVE1962.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999.
Based on the memoir of the same name by Frank McCourt.
International co-production between the United Kingdom, United States and Ireland.
Special features: The making of Angela's Ashes ; Cast and crew interviews ; Commentary by author Frank McCourt ; Commentary by director Alan Parker ; Theatrical trailers.
Creation Note Directed by Alan Parker ; screenplay by Laura Jones and Alan Parker.
Performer note Emily Watson, Robert Carlyle.
Summary Note Life in impoverished Depression-era Ireland holds little promise for young Frank McCourt, the oldest son in a tightly-knit family. Living by his wits, cheered by his irrepressible spirit, and sustained by his mother's fierce love, Frank embarks on an inspiring journey to overcome the poverty of his childhood and reach the land of his dreams: America.
Target audience note Censorship classification : M.
Language note English, French. [CC] English Captions [descriptive subtitles for the hearing impaired].
Subject - Name McCourt family -- Drama
McCourt, Frank -- Family -- Drama
Subject Depressions -- Drama
Irish Republican Army -- Drama
Immigrants -- Drama
Motion pictures, British
Irish Americans -- Drama
Irish Americans -- Ireland -- Limerick (Limerick) Drama
Ireland -- Social conditions -- Drama
Limerick (Limerick, Ireland) -- Drama
Historical films.
Film adaptations.
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Parker, Alan, 1944- director.
Jones, Laura, 1951- screenwriter.
Watson, Emily, 1967- actor.
Carlyle, Robert, 1961- actor.
McCourt, Frank Angela's ashes.
Shelf Location DVD F ANGE
Catalogue Information 879208 Beginning of record . Catalogue Information 879208 Top of page .